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Afshan Subohi

last contributed to D+C/E+Z in summer 201as a Pakistani business journalist and works for Dawn, the national newspaper.  

All articles of Afshan Subohi

Change of government

Flamboyant icon of the past

In his first TV address as Pakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan did not comment on the most pressing challenges


Pakistan needs jobs

Reasons to doubt the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor will massively boost employment in Pakistan

Business leaders

Uncertainty is the new norm

Pakistan’s business leaders worry about what President Trump will mean for the former close ally


Much needed injection of capital

If the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor works out well, it could jumpstart Pakistan’s economy


Difficult setting

Hopping from crisis to crisis, Pakistani governments seem to be conditioned to opt for quick fixes

Growth strategy

Incoherent policymaking

Pakistan’s exports are declining even though successive governments have promised export-led development

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